National Archives description: "Summary: MS, mine sweeper escorting PT boats into Leyte Harbor. MS, CU, Gen Douglas MacArthur decorating a Filipino officer in Tacloban. Various shots, Gen MacArthur, Rear Admiral Daniel E Barbey, Vice Admiral Thomas C Kinkaid, General George C Kenney and other officers in Tacloban. Long shot, provincial capitol building. Sequence: Gen MacArthur and other officers leaving carrier Nashville and going ashore in PT boat. Sequence: Pres Sergio Osmena, MacArthur, others at American flag-raising ceremony. MS, CU, President Osmena speaking from capitol steps.
ABOARD AIRCRAFT CARRIER.: Sequence, flight deck aboard aircraft carrier; planes with folded wings, men pushing bombs across deck, planes with bombs attached take off; destroyer under way nearby. Seq: Services on after deck of carrier. At end of service crew push plane and dead pilot off end of ship. LS, bombing of Japanese ship. (overexposed)"
National Archives Identifier: 23415
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